• Short Summary

    Israel joins the United Nations.

  • Description

    Thought to be Selected Originals from late 1940s material.

    UNO building, Lake Success, New York, United States of America (USA). American voiceovered newsreel material.

    LV UN Assembly. SV Members of assembly. SV Side view Dr Herbert Evatt, Chairman of the United Nations Organisation, and others on rostrum. MV Evatt talking: 'And I therefore formally declare that Israel is admitted to membership of the United Nations'.

    MV Moshe Sharett, Israeli Foreign Minister, being congratulated. SV Warren Austin, American delegate, congratulating Sharett. LV Israeli delegation taking up position in assembly.

    LV nations flags at Lake Success. MV The flag of Israel being raised. MV People applauding. CU Israeli flag.

    Tel Aviv, Israel / Palestine. Independence Day is declared.

    LV crowd in Tel Aviv. SV People on lorry. SV Crowds in street. Exterior of synagogue. LV interior of synagogue. GV Congregation pan to rabbi. LV crowds and banners in streets


    LV People standing on roof of Jerusalem building. MV Towards Israel standard and guard. LV Towards mechanised parade. SV Officer in parade saluting. SV Crowds in street being pushed back. SV Israeli women troops marching in parade. SV People applauding. LV Back view parade.

    Possibly connected with 49/40 - MD.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unknown sel originals
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:59:06:00 / 02:00:16:00
    UNSO Reel 058 H

Comments (1)

  1. Unknown user says

    Great archieve. For history lovers, it brings to life events read before only on paper.
    One issue to consider: Beside the year, the exact date of the event is missing.
    It would much greater value to have the exact date.
    Well done.

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